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5 Biological Brothers Who Have Played For Different National Football Teams (Photos)

Most of the popular football brothers we know all played for the same national team. Yaya and Kolo Toure both played for Ivory Coast, Gary and Phil Neville both played for England, Ronald and Frank de Boer both played for Netherlands, and so on. However, there are cases where brothers played for different national teams due to having dual nationality. A very good example is that of Kevin-Prince Boateng and Jerome Boateng, who are biological brothers. But while Kevin-Prince played for Ghana, Jerome played for Germany, and they came up against each other at the 2010 World Cup.

Apart from Kevin-Prince and Jerome, there are several other examples of such brothers, who have represented different national teams. See below:

1) Boateng Brothers:

Kevin-Prince Boateng (Ghana)

Jerome Boateng (Germany)

2) Alcantara Brothers:

Thiago Alcantara (Spain)

Rafinha Alcantara (Brazil)

3) Pogba Brothers:

Matthias Pogba (Guinea)

Florentin Pogba (Guinea)

4) Xhaka Brothers:

Granit Xhaka (Switzerland)

Taulant Xhaka (Albania)

5) Mandanda Brothers:

Steve Mandanda (France)

Parfait Mandanda (DR Congo)

Do you know any other examples of football brothers who played for different national team? Kindly share in the comment box.

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Germany Ghana Kevin-Prince Boateng Kolo Toure Phil Neville


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